Volunteering in Guatemala:

The Joho Company

Dutch organisation with information on travel, volunteering, fair trade. [www.joho.nl]

Project in Guatemala run by Dutch Carolien van Heerde. By offering cheap housing to poor families in Guatemala living standards are raised. [www.construcasa.org]

Foundation Los Niños 

Dutch project in Guatemala where active local communities are supported in running projects for poor children to give them a better future. [www.stichtinglosninos.nl]

Foundation Miramundo
Project in Honduras set up by Dutch Jolien Plantinga where schools are built together with local communities, focus lies on offering more chances to poor areas. [www.miramundo.nl]

Organisation who helps volunteers to find opportunities to volunteer 

Moving around Guatemala:

Pasión y Ritmo Salsa School

Private and group lessons with a professional instructor in modern techniques, including lady styling (1a Avenida Sur No.1B, Antigua, Guatemala. Ask for Gerson Ordoñez)

Fernando's Kaffee
Antigua's best coffee: shade grown from the highlands of Guatemala bought from local farmers at a fair price and freshly roasted on a daily base! You can also enjoy breakfast, lunch and delicious cakes and Sunday brunch 7 AM-1 PM. 7a Avenida Norte # 43B (near La Merced church), Antigua, Guatemala [www.fernandoskaffee.com]

Travel Club

Organizes tailored private and group tours in Guatemala and The Maya World (Belize, Honduras, Mexico, Guatemala). It also organizes trips to local development projects, including the women working with Ut’z Bat’z and similar projects. Gerlinde Henning:

Restaurante La Terraza
Good food and Latin Music 
in Calle Santander, Panajachel, run by Dutch Karin Tolsma. They offer a variety of menu's, international and guatemalan cuisine. Professional salsa classes offered.